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May 25, 2014 Thomas J. Armstrong
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Compiled and Arranged by Thos. J. Armstrong, 1889.  73 pages.  "A" or "American" notation for Five String Banjo.  Instruction and music.  Also contains valuable information on Banjeaurine and piccolo banjos. The "letters to the Young Banjoist" are historically interesting. Scanned and uploaded from the Library of Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: Banjo, notation, popular music, fingerstyle, gut strings
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Jun 14, 2014 Carl Fischer
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Carl Fischer's New and Revised Edition of Celebrated Tutors, Banjo. Latest copyright date is 1895.  A modern and progressive method to meet the requirements of both teacher and student was at a premium until Carl Fischer Banjo Tutor made its debut.  It is now considered the standard (A notation) method of the world.  Complete in every detail.  A person taking this course cannot fail to become a proficient player or artist.  Used by more teachers than all other methods combined. Scanned and...
Topics: 5 String Banjo, A notation, fingerstyle, Gut strings, banjo, tutor, instruction
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Jul 24, 2014 James H. Jennings
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Published in 1902, this banjo instruction book contains a good collection of J. H. Jennings' music.  Most pieces have 2nd banjo parts.  The music is written in "American" or "A" notation for playing in classic or finger-style banjo.  Most of the music in the book was originally published as sheet music in the late 19th century.  Original copy from the collection of Marc Smith. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: Banjo, method, gut, strings, classic, ragtime, 5 String, Banjo Duet, Classic Banjo, Gut Strings,...
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Jul 28, 2014 R. J. Hamilton
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Standard pieces of music arranged for one or two banjos, with accompaniment for piano, by R. J. Hamilton.  This is a collection of previously published five string banjo sheet music from the late 1880s. Music is in "A" or "American" notation.  There are a few pages of instruction in the back. Original copy from the collection of Marc Smith. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: Banjo, banjo duets, piano, gut strings, five string, classic, finger style, 19th century, popular...
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Aug 2, 2014 Walter Jacobs, Boston Mass
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17 Original Compostions and Arrangements by Various Popular Composers.  Previously published banjo duets in A notation. Contents Include, Darkie's Hoedown, Flower Waltz, The Golden Dome March and Two-step, Heart So True,  "Howdy" Darkie's! Ragtime, In High Society March and Two Step, La Veta Schottische, Little Sunbeam Waltz, Montclair Galop, Myra Waltz, New Harp Schottische, Over the Waves Waltz, Prince Charming Waltz, Spanish Dance no. 1, Song and Dance Schottische, Under the...
Topics: Banjo, five string banjo, Ragtime, Classic Banjo, duets, gut strings, marches, Schottische, waltz
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Aug 2, 2014 S. Swaim Stewart, Philadelphia, PA
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19 century music trade periodical that was banjo and guitar specific.  Contains the following musical numbers;  Vesper Waltz, Amos Poor- Banjo Pleasant Moments Schottische, E. D. Goldby- Banjo Little Dasy Polka, Otto H. Albright- Banjo Eazy Guitar Mazurka, Chas. H. Loag- Guitar Jig, Chas. H. Loag- Banjo Guitar Melody, Anonymous- Guiar Anna Song, From Nanon, J. E. Henning- Mandolin and Guitar. The Waterfall, Julius T Festner- Zither Buckley's Polka, Arranged by Thomas J. Armstrong- 2 Banjos...
Topics: Banjo, guitar, mandolin, zither, popular music, gut strings, classic banjo, musical trade periodical
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Aug 2, 2014 S. Swaim Stewart, Philadelphia, PA
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19th century music trade periodical that was banjo and guitar specific.  Contains the following musical numbers; Vernon Polka, Thomas Armstrong- Banjo University Cadets' March, F. M. Planque- Banjo Lillian Polka, E. H. Frey- Banjo Melodie, A, Rubinstein Op. 31, Arranged for Guitar by Domingo I. Lynch A Summer's Dream Waltz, G. T. Morey- Banjo Also contains Al. Baur's "Reminiscence of a Banjo Player" 23rd letter. From the collection of Marc Smith. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W....
Topics: Banjo, Guitar, Musical Trade, Periodical, popular music, classic banjo
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Aug 3, 2014 D. Emerson
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Collection of music for solo five string banjo in A notation.  Published by WM. Pond & Co., New York. From the collection of Marc Smith. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks
Topics: Five String Banjo, Classic Banjo, Polka, Waltz, Marches, Schottisch
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Aug 9, 2014 Stewart and Bauer Company
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This could be called a later version of the S. S. Stewart Banjo & Guitar Journal.  Includes music "Reckless Rufus" by Cheney R. Prouty, Banjo C notation, "Just for Alud Lang Syne" by Chas. E. Baer, 1st Mandolin and Guitar, "Old Friends Waltz" by H. Chalet Garber, Banjo C notation. From the collection of Marc Smith. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: Five String Banjo, Mandolin, Guitar, Music, Classic Banjo, music trade periodical
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Aug 9, 2014 S. S. Stewart, Philadelphia, PA
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19th century music trade periodical that was   banjo  and guitar specific. Contains the following musical numbers; Traumeri - Mandolin, arranged by B. F. Knell Morningside Caprice- Banjeaurine and Guitar, by Vess Ossman, arranged by Paul Eno Aria Nina- Guitar, arranged by C.F.E. Fiest Cotton Gin Dance- Banjo Duet, by Paul Eno Funeral March, for 2 Mandolins with guitar, arranged by Paul Eno.
Topics: banjo, guitar, mandolin, music trade publication, banjo duet, Paul Eno, classic banjo
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Aug 10, 2014 F. W, Wessenberg.
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A notation banjo tutor "Containing the Elements of Music, a full description of the Banjo and how to play it, together with a choice collection of Exercises, Pieces, Solos, Duets, etc., etc." From the collection of Marc Smith.  Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: classic banjo, stroke style banjo, popular music, gut strings, banjo method, A notation, 19th...
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Feb 22, 2015 Walter Jacobs, Boston Mass
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Jacobs' Grand Orchestra Folio, Fourteen Popular & Standard Compositions by Famous Writers for Solo Banjo. Incudes, My Dusky Rose (schottische) by Thos. S. Allen; The Assembly (march and two-step) by Paul Eno; Sissy Giggles (characteristic march) by Raymond Howe; Katie (waltz) by Bert Potter; A Tiptopper (march and two-step) by W.A. Cory; Jungle Echoes (a cocoanut dance) by R. E. Hildreth; Sorita (newport) by Marius S. Rocereto; Flickering Firelight (shadow dance) by Arthur A. Peno; Summer...
Topics: classic banjo, banjo, A notation, fingerstyle, 5 string banjo
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Mar 8, 2015 Fredrick J. Bacon
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Complete 5 string banjo instruction book in "C" notation.
Topics: Classic Banjo, Five string banjo, ragtime banjo, gut strings
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Mar 22, 2015 Frank Sherwood
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From the title page: A thorough and complete instructor for teacher and pupil, clearly and concisely explained, explanatory diagrams, scales, exercises and simple melodies, progressively arranged.  A new method, with new ideas, easily understood.  Also contains an excellent variety of carefully graded teaching pieces, studies and exercises in the various keys.  The rudiments of music are thoroughly taught and the student gradually advanced to an appreciation of good music.  Full...
Topics: 5 string banjo, banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle banjo, finger style, A notation, banjo method,...
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Mar 22, 2015 Wendell P. Dabney
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From the title page: The "Howard" Instructors are intended for beginners, and as such they are without a rival.  While these instructors are low in price, they are by no means abridged, but are complete in every detail, starting the pupil with easy exercises and gradually carrying him on to the more progressive and interesting studies. Regular or 5-String Banjo instruction book in the style of "early tutors." Originally included a "lettered fingerboard" that would...
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, November & December 1888.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, November & December 1890.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, May & June, 1891.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, September, 1891.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, July, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, August, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, October, 1892.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, November, 1892. This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. Only first and second pages. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, April, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Banjo & Guitar Gazette, May, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, October, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, October, 1893.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, January, 1894.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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Apr 11, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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Gatcomb's Musical Gazette, February, 1894.  This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Richard E. Davis
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Co.
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Co.
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
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May 3, 2015 L. B. Gatcomb & Company
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This is a late 19th century magazine focusing on 5 string banjo and guitar. 5 string banjo music is in A notation. Courtesy of the Gatcomb Registry
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, gatcomb, fingerstyle banjo, guitar, mandolin
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May 31, 2015 Frank B. Converse
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A choice collection of popular and standard songs for the banjo. A notation.
Topics: classic banjo, popular music, minstrel banjo, gut strings, 19th century banjo, 5 string banjo
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Jun 14, 2015 J. E. Agnew
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Classic 5 String Banjo Solo in Universal Notation (C notation). Played finger-style in standard tuning. From the collection of Marc D. Smith
Topics: five string banjo, classic banjo, gut strings, finger style banjo
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Jun 14, 2015 Percy m. Jaques
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5 String Banjo Duet in A notation. Classic banjo solo. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Marc D. Smith.
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, dance music, schottische
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Jun 14, 2015 Parke Hunter
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5 String Banjo Duet named for the famous banjo club The Boston Ideals. A notation Classic Banjo. Scanned and Uploaded by Joel W. Hooks from the collection of Marc D. Smith.
Topics: Banjo, Classic banjo, Boston Ideals, banjo duet, march music, five string banjo
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Jul 4, 2015 A. J. Weidt
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Folio of ragtime era music arranged by A. J. Weidt in A notation for 5 string banjo. Including the following titles. Alamo Rag by Percy Wenrich Carita by Hesse M. Wenne Come Along Ma Cherie (The Red Rose) by Robert Hood Bowers Harbor of Love by George Botsford I'm Just Pinin' For You by Egbert Van Alstyne Just a Chain of Daisies by Jean Schwartz Love Dreams by Henrietta Blanke-Belcher Love Me by Geo. W. Meyer Oceana Roll by Lucien Denni On Mobile Bay by Chas. N. Daniels Red Rose Rag by Percy...
Topics: Banjo, Classic banjo, ragtime, march music, five string banjo
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Jul 4, 2015 G. L. Lansing
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By Loren Bragdon, arranged for two Banjos by George Lansing, as played by Brooks and Denton. A notation, Five String Banjo.
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, schottische
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Jul 4, 2015 Wm J. Smith Co. New York
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Folio of Wm J. Smith Music arranged for five string banjo in C notation. Includes the following titles for Solo Banjo; Academy Waltz by Wm Foden Alabama Walk A Round by Wm Foden Buddies March by William Lange Canoeing by John J, Derwin (accompaniment only) Columbia Waltz by Wm Foden Eagle Nest March by Wm H Bordwell, arranged by Wm Foden The Field Ensign by Ted Goggin La Cascade Waltz by Ted Goggin The Masqueraders Rag March by Ted Goggin Mediator March by William Lange, Arranged by Otto Merz...
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, ragtime, schottishce
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Jul 11, 2015 Frank B. Converse
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In addition to the rudimentary study, progressive exercises, and valuable information pertaining to the instrument generally, a large and choice collection of polkas, waltzes, scientific banjo solos, operatic selections, marches, songs, variations, imitations, clog hornpipes, jigs, reels, &c. Compiled from the author's private collection of original arrangements and compositions, expressly for this work. From the collection of Marc D. Smith
Topics: Banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, march music, schottische, minstrel banjo,...
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Jul 20, 2015 Wm C. Stahl
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5 String Banjo instruction book published in C notation.
Topics: classic banjo, popular music, minstrel banjo, gut strings, banjo tutor, 5 string banjo
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Jul 20, 2015 Frank B. Converse
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5 string banjo instruction book published in A notation. From the title page, Containing in addition to the rudiments of music, etc., 410 diagrams of the fingerboard, illustrating, in a great variety of forms, every key and chord upon the banjo, together with copious exercises and explicit analyses on the movements in both the guitar style and banjo styles of execution, and a choice collection of new and original pieces.
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, finger-style, banjo tutor, schottische, minstrel banjo,...
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Jul 25, 2015 Brooks and Denton
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Collection of five string banjo music in A notation and TAB composed and arranged by Brooks and Denton. This is one of (if not the) earliest examples of TAB being printed under standard notation in banjo music. The tab is different then the "modern version" but is fully usable as long as one reads the instructions. Music includes Berkeley March The Belle of Columbia Ma Lady Lu (arrangement) White Star Line March The Lobster'S Promenade, Porter Steele (arrangement) Tyro Mazurka...
Topics: Classic Banjo, five string banjo, popular music, marches, finger style banjo
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Jul 26, 2015 Emory M. Hall
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Five string banjo instruction book in A notation teaching both finger style and thimble (stroke) style banjo.  E. M. Hall was a very popular stage banjoist in minstrelsy.  He gave a "history of the banjo" show in the 1890s. From the collection of Marc D. Smith
Topics: Five String Banjo, minstrel banjo, fingerstyle banjo, stroke style banjo, clawhammer, classic,...
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Sep 6, 2015 P. W. Newton
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5 String Banjo method book in C notation.  From the collection of Marc D. Smith, scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: classic banjo, five string banjo, instruction book, banjo tutor
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Sep 12, 2015 George L. Lansing
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A notation 5 string banjo method for finger style banjo. Scanned and uploaded by Joel W. Hooks.
Topics: Banjo Method, classic banjo, finger style banjo, popular music
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Sep 13, 2015 Zarh Myron Bickford
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Folio collection of musical numbers published by Jerome H. Remick & Co. arranged for 5 string banjo by Zara Myron Bickford. Includes the following pieces arranged as instrumentals for Solo Banjo; In the Land Where Poppies Bloom You Don't Know I'll Say She Does Mandy and Me My Girl of Southland Arya Tackin' 'Em Down She was not so bad for a Country Girl I've got the Blue Ridge Blues My Baby-Talk Lady Galli-Curci Rag Swinging Along with Lindy It's a Pretty Little Thing I'll Love You More For...
Topics: Banjo, popular music, fox trots, one-steps, matches, waltzes
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Sep 13, 2015 Zarh Myron Bickford
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Folio collection of musical numbers published by Jerome H. Remick & Co. arranged for piano accompaniment by Zara Myron Bickford.  This is a companion book for the Banjo Solo version. Includes piano accompaniment for the following pieces; In the Land Where Poppies Bloom You Don't Know I'll Say She Does Mandy and Me My Girl of Southland Arya Tackin' 'Em Down She was not so bad for a Country Girl I've got the Blue Ridge Blues My Baby-Talk Lady Galli-Curci Rag Swinging Along with Lindy It's a...
Topics: piano, popular music, fox trots, marches, two steps, waltzs
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Mar 12, 2016 White Smith Music Publishing Co.
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A notation 5 string banjo instruction book and music folio. Teaches "classic" or finger style banjo. Early use of alternate fingering for banjo.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, finger style, popular, 5 string banjo
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Mar 20, 2016 Abe Holzman
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In C notation for 1st Banjo, 2nd Banjo, and Piano accompaniment.  Arranged for the banjo by Clifford Essex and played with great success by his Royal Pierrot Banjo Team.
Topics: Cake Walk, Banjo, Ragtime, Classic Banjo
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May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 3, No. 2 February 1885
Topics: banjo, stewart banjo, classic banjo, periodical, popular music
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May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 3, No. 4, July 1885.  From the collection and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, stewart banjo, classic banjo, periodical
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May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 3, No. 8. February 1886.  From the collection of and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, periodical
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May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 4, No. 6 October 1887.  From the collection of and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, periodical
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May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 7, No. 2 June 1890.  From the collection and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, periodical
Folkscanomy: Music
May 7, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart Banjo and Guitar Journal Volume 14, No. 1, April 1897.  From the collection and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, periodical
Folkscanomy: Music
May 7, 2016 George Clifton Dobson
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Dobson's Banjo Magazine Volume 1, Issue 1, March 1886.  From the collection of and scanned by F. Chris Ware.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, periodicals
Folkscanomy: Music
May 7, 2016 Fred Stuber
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5 String banjo music in A notation.
Topics: Banjo music, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, A notation
Folkscanomy: Music
May 7, 2016 M Rudy Heller
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Banjeaurine Banjo music in A notation.  Published by S. S. Stewart.
Topics: Banjo, Banjeaurine, A notation, classic banjo
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May 7, 2016 Thomas J. Armstrong
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Banjo sheet music for two banjos. A notation
Topics: banjo duet, classic banjo, polka
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May 8, 2016 S. S. Stewart, Philadelphia, PA
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Banjo sheet music published by Samuel Swaim Stewart between the years 1879 and 1892 listed by catalog number. S. S. Stewart was likely the first to publish sheet music for the banjo. I will be adding to this as I find more numbers.
Topics: Banjo music, classic banjo, S. S. Stewart
Folkscanomy: Music
May 8, 2016 Fred O. Oehler
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5 String banjo music in A notation.  Orignal copy provided by Jody Stecher.
Topics: Banjo music, classic banjo, polka
Folkscanomy: Music
May 8, 2016 Ruby Brooks and Harry Denton
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Banjo Solo in A notation with piano accompaniment in C. Original copy provided by Jody Stecher.
Topics: Banjo music, classic banjo, march
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May 8, 2016 Otto A. Albrecht
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Banjo solo with guitar accompaniment.  A notation. Original copy provided by Jody Stecher.
Topics: banjo music, classic banjo, quickstep
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May 8, 2016 John Church Company
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Early instruction book for the Richter model or 10 hole "diatonic" harmonica. Very little documentable evidence supports the claims that the Richter harmonica was popular or even readily available in the United States before the 1870s.  Most evidence attributes the popularity to one man, J. K. Emmet known for his character "Fritz."  There were even signature model harmonicas sold under his name. This book will work with the common 10 hole diatonic harmonica.  As there was...
Topics: harmonica, Richter harmonica, diatonic harmonica, J. K. Emmet, popular music
Folkscanomy: Music
May 12, 2016 Zarh Myron Bickford
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 5 String Banjo folio in C notation.  A collection of seventy familiar melodies progressively arranged.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, c notation, fingerstyle banjo
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May 14, 2016 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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5 string banjo instruction book in A notation.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle banjo
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Nov 6, 2016 Daniel Acker
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A notation 5 string banjo music with second banjo.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, duet
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Nov 6, 2016 George L. Lansing
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A notation 5 string banjo music.
Topics: Banjo, 5 string, classic
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Nov 6, 2016 Herman Rowland
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A notation 5 string banjo music with second banjo and piano parts.
Topics: Banjo music, classic banjo, duet
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Nov 6, 2016 Parke Hunter
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A notation 5 string banjo music with second banjo.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, duet
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Nov 9, 2016 Joe Morley
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5 String banjo music in C notation with 2nd banjo and piano parts.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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5 String Banjo Duet arranged by Frank B. Converse in A notation. Composed by Jungman
Topics: Classic banjo, 5 string banjo
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Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet composed by S. Pollastchek and arranged by Frank B. Converse.
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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Banjo duet by composed by Henrion and arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
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Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, 5 string banjo
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Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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Banjo Duet composed by Johann Strauss II and arranged by Frank B. Converse
Topics: Classic Banjo, Strauss, 5 string banjo
Folkscanomy: Music
Nov 26, 2016 Frank B. Converse
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Banjo duet composed by Jos. Gungl and arranged by Frank B. Converse.
Topics: Banjo, Classic banjo, Gungl
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Nov 26, 2016 J. H. Jennings
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Banjo Duet for 5 string banjo.
Topics: Classic banjo, 5 string banjo
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Dec 24, 2016 J. E. LeBarge
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A notation banjo method for fingerstyle banjo.
Topics: banjo, classic banjo, 5 string banjo, fingerstyle, lebarge
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Dec 24, 2016 Louis Tocaben
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Arrangements of popular music published by Jerome H Remick & Co. for instrumental 5 string banjo.  In A notation.
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, popular music, ragtime
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Dec 24, 2016 J. A. Labarge
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Brochure of a late 19th and early 20th century banjoist and entertainer.
Topics: banjoist, banjo, classic banjo, magic tricks
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Dec 29, 2016 George L. Lansing
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5 String banjo solo with variations on a theme by Stephen C. Foster.  Written in C notation.
Topics: Banjo, Stephen Foster, 5 string banjo, Classic banjo
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Feb 5, 2017 Frank B. Converse
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A choice collection of polkas, waltzes, solos, schottisches, songs, reels, hornpipes, jigs, etc., with full explanations of both the "banjo" and "guitar" styles of execution, and designed to impart a complete knowledge of the art of playing the banjo practically without the aid of a teacher.
Topics: banjo, strokestyle, clawhammer, fingerstyle
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Feb 5, 2017 Frank B. Converse
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Frank B. Converse's new and complete method for the banjo with or without a master.  Sometimes called the "green book" because of its cover color. Early banjo method.
Topics: banjo method, guitar style, stroke style, 5 string banjo
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Feb 5, 2017 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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S. S. Stewart's complete banjo instruction book in A notation.
Topics: S. S. Stewart, banjo method, classic banjo
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Feb 5, 2017 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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Containing the rudiments of music and a course of instruction of rate banjo together with a choice collection of jigs, reels, schottisches, etc..
Topics: banjo method, S. S. Stewart, minstrel banjo
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Feb 6, 2017 Albert Baur, W. A. Cole
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Containing the leading college songs and popular songs of the day arranged for banjo.  A notation
Topics: banjo, popular music, 5 string banjo, classic banjo
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Feb 11, 2017 W. M. Rice
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Exercises for five string banjo in C notation.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle, 5 string banjo
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Mar 14, 2017 H. F. Odell
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The Remick (Whitney-Warner) Mandolin and Guitar Collection #17B folio of music arranged for 5 string banjo by H. F. Odell.  From the collection of Marc D. Smith. C notation.  Published by Jerome H. Remick & Company, New York, Detroit.
Topics: Banjo, Classic banjo, ragtime, foxtrot, popular music
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Mar 14, 2017 H. F. Odell
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Piano Accompaniment for The Remick (Whitney-Warner_ Mandolin and Guitar Collection #17B folio of music arranged for 5 string banjo by H. F. Odell.  From the collection of Marc D. Smith. C notation.  Published by Jerome H. Remick & Company, New York, Detroit.
Topics: Banjo with Piano accompaniment, classic banjo, foxtrot, ragtime
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Mar 19, 2017 Zarh Myron Bickford
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The Remick (Whitney-Warner) Mandolin and Guitar Collection #18B folio of music arranged for 5 string banjo by Zarh Myron Bickford.  From the collection of Marc D. Smith. C notation.  Published by Jerome H. Remick & Company, New York, Detroit.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, popular music
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Mar 19, 2017 Zarh Myron Bickford
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Piano Accompaniment for The Remick (Whitney-Warner) Mandolin and Guitar Collection #17B folio of music arranged for 5 string banjo by Zarh Myron Bickford.  From the collection of Marc D. Smith. C notation.  Published by Jerome H. Remick & Company, New York, Detroit.
Topics: Banjo, classic banjo, piano accompaniment
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Mar 26, 2017 Franklin Eaton
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A complete and easily understood instructor for the 5 string banjo.  In A notation. 
Topics: banjo, 5 string banjo, classic banjo, fingerstyle
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Aug 5, 2017 Frank B. Converse
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The "elementry" book published by Frank B. Converse in 1865.
Topics: banjo, stroke style, early banjo, minstrel banjo
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Aug 5, 2017 Samuel Swaim Stewart
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Early fingerstyle instruction for the 5 string banjo.
Topics: Banjo instruction, classic banjo, S. S. Stewart